Melbourne Indexers: Cited Authors
August 2 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
As indexers, we are well familiar with the way that authors acknowledge the work of others, naming them in the main body of the text, as parenthetical citations, or in footnotes and endnotes.
Indexing names of cited authors is seemingly easy, until the many variables are discovered. We will take a practical look at what the indexer needs to consider while managing publisher and author expectations as well as the needs of readers, across a range of trade, educational and academic publications.